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The main campus in Harriman will be closed Wednesday, May 27 during water line repairs. All other campuses will be open.

Testing Centers
COMPASS (Computer Adaptive Placement Assessment)
COMPASS (Computer Adaptive Placement Assessment)

Who Should Test?

  • If you are 21 years of age or older, have a Tennessee High School Equivalency (HSE) Diploma, or you have not taken the ACT within the last 3 years, you will be required to take the COMPASS placement test.
  • If you are under 21 years of age, ACT scores are required. A copy of your ACT score report should be submitted to the RSCC Admissions Office.
  • If you are transferring from another college and have successfully completed college-level English, Math and certain lecture courses, you may be exempt from testing in certain areas, or you may be exempt from the entire COMPASS placement test.

1. Prior To Your Test Date

  • You must have your application for admission to RSCC on file with the Admissions Office.
  • You must have all previous college transcripts sent to, received and processed by the Records Office.
  • Reservations for the test should be made by calling the Roane State campus on which you plan to test, see below for more information on registering for the COMPASS.

2. Register for the COMPASS Test

  • To register for the COMPASS Test, please contact the campus, listed below, most convenient for you.

3. On Your Test Date

  • You will receive a COMPASS Admission ticket on the day of the test.
  • Please note that testing begins at the stated times below. Late arrivals may be denied testing until another scheduled test date.
  • The Testing Center will provide calculators for testing.
  • The COMPASS test is a computer adaptive test and the results will be used to determine your placement in remedial, development, and/or college-level classes.
  • The test is untimed. Two (2) hours are usually sufficient to complete all parts of the COMPASS.

4. After Your Test Date

  • Test scores will not be given out over the phone. Please contact Records should you need a copy of your COMPASS transcript.

Roane County Campus Testing Dates

Room T-203, 276 Patton Lane, Harriman, TN 37748
Register: Counseling - Harriman Campus, (865) 882-4546

Date Time
Monday, May 11, 2015 1:30 PM
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 9:00 AM
Monday, June 15, 2015 9:00 AM
Monday, June 29, 2015 1:30 PM
Friday, July 10, 2015 1:30 PM
Wednesday, July 29, 2015 1:30 PM
Monday, August 3, 2015 9:00 AM
Saturday, August 15, 2015 10:00 AM
Wednesday, September 2, 2015 9:00 AM
Wednesday, October 7, 2015 1:30 PM
Monday, November 9, 2015 9:00 AM
Monday, November 16, 2015  1:30 PM
Wednesday, December 2, 2015 9:00 AM

Oak Ridge Branch Campus Testing Dates

Room F-103, 701 Briarcliff Avenue, Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Register: Counseling - Oak Ridge Campus, (865) 481-2000 ext. 2003

Date Time
Friday, May 15, 2015 9:00 AM
1:30 PM
Thursday, May 21, 2015 9:00 AM
Tuesday, June 9, 2015 9:00 AM
Friday, June 26, 2015 9:00 AM
1:30 PM
Tuesday, July 14, 2015 9:00 AM
Friday, July 17, 2015 9:00 AM
1:30 PM
Friday, August 7, 2015 9:00 AM
Tuesday, August 11, 2015 9:00 AM
1:00 PM
4:00 PM
Friday, August 14, 2015 9:00 AM
1:30 PM
Friday, September 25, 2015 9:00 AM
Tuesday, October 13, 2015 1:30 PM
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 1:30 PM
Friday, November 20, 2015 9:00 AM
1:30 PM
Friday, December 4, 2015 9:00 AM
1:30 PM

Campbell County Branch Campus Testing Dates

201 Independence Lane, LaFollette, TN 37766
Register: (423) 562-7021

Date Time
Tuesday, June 16, 2015 9:00 AM
Tuesday, July 14, 2015 1:00 PM
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 9:00 AM
Tuesday, October 20, 2015 1:00 PM
Tuesday, December 1, 2015 9:00 AM
Wednesday, January 6, 2016 1:00 PM

Cumberland County Branch Campus Testing Dates

2567 Cook Road, Crossville, TN 38571
Register: (931) 456-9880

Cumberland hours are in Central Time.

Date Time
Thursday, May 7, 2015 11:00 AM CT
Thursday, May 21, 2015 4:00 PM CT
Thursday, June 4, 2015 11:00 AM CT
Tuesday, June 16, 2015 4:00 PM CT
Tuesday, July 7, 2015 1:00 PM CT
Thursday, July 16, 2015 1:00 PM CT
Thursday, August 6, 2015 4:00 PM CT
Thursday, August 20, 2015 9:00 AM CT
Wednesday, November 4, 2015 4:00 PM CT
Wednesday, December 2, 2015 9:00 AM CT

Loudon County Branch Campus Testing Dates

100 West Broadway, Suite 131, Loudon, TN 37771
Register: (865) 986-1525

Date Time
Monday, May 4, 2015 1:00 PM
Wednesday, June 10, 2015 9:00 AM
Thursday, July 9, 2015 1:00 PM
Monday, July 27, 2015 5:00 PM
Tuesday, August 4, 2015 9:00 AM

Morgan County Campus Testing Dates

150 Longview Drive, Wartburg, TN 37887
Register: (423) 346-8700

Date Time
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 9:00 AM
Tuesday, June 16, 2015 8:00 AM
Thursday, July 23, 2015 8:00 AM
Wednesday, August 12, 2015 9:00 AM
Wednesday, November 18, 2015 8:00 AM

Scott County Branch Campus Testing Dates

410 W.H. Swain Boulevard, Huntsville, TN 37756
Register: (423) 663-3878

Date Time
Monday, May 18, 2015 1:00 PM
Thursday, June 18, 2015 1:00 PM
Thursday, July 23, 2015 5:00 PM
Tuesday, August 11, 2015        10:00 AM
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